Director Lee Kang-cheol is now talking about the WBC… The changed atmosphere of kt
After being eliminated from the WBC and falling to the bottom at the beginning of the season, Lee Kang-chul, the coach who came in second, said, “If there is a downhill road, there is an uphill road
Until the beginning of this year, there was a taboo word that should not be taken out of the professional baseball kt wiz dugout.
World Baseball Classic
It was the ‘WBC’ (World Baseball Classic).
The WBC held in March this year was a nightmare for kt coach Lee Kang-chul.
The baseball team, led by head coach Lee Kang-cheol, held a field training in Tucson, Arizona, USA, with a big goal, 카지노사이트
but suffered from low temperatures accompanied by strong winds every day and failed to train properly.
The bad news continued.
The national team faced the worst situation, with the return flight canceled.
In the end, the baseball team failed to adjust the condition of the players, and in the first round of the WBC finals held in March, they lost consecutively to Australia and Japan and failed to advance to the second round.
The sky continued to turn away from director Lee Kang-cheol.
At the beginning of the regular season, kt fell to the bottom as key players left due to line injuries.
Joon Sohn was on the operating table, and Baekho Kang also suffered from sluggishness day after day.
Director Lee Kang-chul and none of the kt members even mentioned the word WBC.
However, kt left behind the evil spirit of WBC and began to recover little by little.
kt, which stayed at the bottom until early June, took a terrifying rise with the return of injured players and new players such as William Cuevas and Lee Ho-yeon.
kt climbed up to 2nd place amidst a vertical rise, chasing the 1st place LG Twins by 4.5 games.
Little by little, the nightmare of the WBC began to fade from coach Lee Kang-chul’s mind.
Suwon KT Wiz Park
And on the 29th at Suwon KT Wiz Park, he finally said the word WBC.
While explaining about kt’s reversal, coach Lee Kang-cheol said, “It seems that the sky is helping us too.”
He then confessed, “In fact, at the beginning of this season, I felt bad because the energy of the World Baseball Classic seemed to be affecting kt.” said.
It rained in the sky that day.
KT was scheduled to put in substitute starter Min Kim as starting pitcher Eom Sang-baek left due to injury,
but the game was canceled due to rain, so the normal rotation continued.
On the 30th, the starting pitcher for the home game against the Samsung Lions was changed from Kim Min to local ace Ko Young-pyo.